Palliative Care Design & Implementation

FSCG has the expertise to help clients with all stages of palliative care delivery from inception to established programs. Drs. Bull and Morris were instrumental in the CMS Innovations Grant on Demonstrating the Value of a Palliative Care Program, and published extensively over the benefits, standardization, and quality of palliative care delivery.  Over the past 10 years they have helped over 30 organizations design and develop palliative care programs; from large healthcare systems to small community programs.

Palliative Care Design

  • Develop business and operational plan
  • Needs assessment of community services
  • Evaluate local resources
  • Competitive Analysis
  • Stakeholder Meeting Development
  • Board Development/Education
  • Pilot program development
  • Program Design
  • Financial planning
  • Creating value from the palliative care program
  • Develop outcome metrics
  • Quality tools and benchmark metrics
  • Develop productivity measures for clinicians
  • Working with payors for value based payment
  • Strategic Planning
  • Quality assurance

Palliative Care Implementation

  • Communicating Value to Senior Leaders
  • Data monitoring
  • Ensuring Quality
  • Ongoing assessment of programs successes and challenges
  • Tracking of quality and productivity metrics
  • Forecasting growth
  • Effective IDG
  • Palliative care education
  • Developing implementation strategy
  • Efficiency thru use of risk stratification tools
  • Value stream mapping of referral/intake process
  • Leadership development